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Place Names of New Brunswick: Where is Home? New Brunswick Communities Past and Present
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Located 6.16 km SSW of
West Isles Parish
: William Francis Ganong identified the Passamaquoddy name for Adams Island as Amog’enesk’, or "fishing place": Adams Island, along with Parker Island and Mowat Island, were granted to John Mowat and David Mowat in 1806: in 1911 there was 1 family living on Adams Island.
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New Brunswick cadastral maps show the basic features of the province along with the boundaries, lot number, and grantee’s name for land granted by the province. These maps are cumulative, showing all grants regardless of date.
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